Thur, Oct 5, 2017: Trump meets with military, speaks of ‘calm before the storm’

U.S. President Donald Trump (L) participates in a briefing with senior military leaders at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 5, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

After discussing Iran and North Korea with U.S. military leaders on Thursday, President Donald Trump posed for a photo with them before dinner and declared the moment “the calm before the storm.”

“You guys know what this represents?” Trump said after journalists gathered in the White House state dining room to photograph him and first lady Melania Trump with the uniformed military leaders and their spouses.

“Maybe it’s the calm before the storm,” he said.

What storm?

“You’ll find out,” Trump told questioning reporters. Continue reading “Thur, Oct 5, 2017: Trump meets with military, speaks of ‘calm before the storm’”